Pastor's Notes

Pastor's Notes

Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe

Posted by Maria Franxman on 11/22/22

During this Month of November, we remember all of our beloved dead. You may have noticed our Display of Remembrance at the front of the church. I hope you have taken a moment to add the names of your own beloved dead. One of the beauties of human life ... Read More »

33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Maria Franxman on 11/11/22

During this Month of November, we remember all of our beloved dead. You may have noticed our Display of Remembrance at the front of the church. I hope you have taken a moment to add the names of your own beloved dead. One of the beauties of human life ... Read More »

32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Maria Franxman on 11/03/22

Welcome to Fr Adrian Burke, OSB Saint Meinrad Archabbey and School of Theology

Fr Adrian has been a fully professed Benedictine monk since 1993. He serves the monastery and School of Theology as a teacher, spiritual director, and retreat master. This weekend he will be sharing the important ministry ... Read More »

31st Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Maria Franxman on 10/28/22

Solemnity of All Saints Tuesday, November 1st Mass times are 8a, noon, and 6p

 

It is quite easy to think of this as ‘their’ feast day. You know, other people, all those “holy people” who went before us. And of course that is in part true. That is ... Read More »

30th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Maria Franxman on 10/20/22

With some folks rolling off the Parish Pastoral Council, I am looking for new colleagues. If you or someone you know would bring a faithful, Spirit-filled, mission-oriented, community-minded, Catholic-Christian perspective to these committees with some practical skill sets, I’d be open to your name. Both of these groups currently ... Read More »

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Maria Franxman on 10/13/22

With some folks rolling off the Parish Pastoral Council, the Parish Finance Council, and the Liturgy Committee, I am looking for new colleagues. If you or someone you know would bring a faithful, Spirit-filled, mission-oriented, community-minded, Catholic-Christian perspective to these committees with some practical skill sets, please reach out ... Read More »

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Maria Franxman on 10/07/22

Some Thank You’s are in order. Several parishioners have dedicated tremendous time and energy to make Holy Family run smoothly. Many of them have done so behind the scenes and some have been well known. Yet, they deserve a thank you for their dedication, hard work, and magnanimous offering ... Read More »

27th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Maria Franxman on 9/30/22

Friday October 7th is the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary

Pius V instituted the feast of Our Lady of Victory in order to commemorate the victory at Lepanto, which he attributed to the Blessed Virgin Mary. In 1571, Pope Pius V organized a coalition of forces from ... Read More »

26th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Maria Franxman on 9/23/22

Welcome back to Deacon José Carlos Neri. Deacon José was with Holy Family on Wednesdays and some weekends last year, so he’s no stranger to our parish. He visited Catholics at Green Valley Nursing Home and assisted in the RCIA process. He was ordained to the Order of Deacon ... Read More »

25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Maria Franxman on 9/16/22

“Have you ever noticed that we speak a certain dialogue in the Mass before every important liturgical action or prayer? It is an expression of the roles of the priest and the people at Mass. When the priest says “The Lord be with you” (“Dominus vobiscum”), he prays that ... Read More »

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